This Street Photography Explores Typical Life In Lagos

Seeing life in Beautiful Lagos city through the lenses of a Photographer is a beautiful thing!

For some foreigners, it’s enough to make them want to come down and explore the city. And here’s why – there’s a lot going on here and amidst this, Lagosians find a way to make each other happy or better put smile through the suffering.

Nigerian photographer, Leke Alabi-Isama is one of the photographers who have shown the city of Lagos via his lens. In his own words, his photography seriesA collection of everyday people, places & happenings in Lagos that we encounter everyday but pay no mind.

Here some Lagos life photos we can all relate to;

#1. The men trying to win big with the lotto

Lagos Life

Photos: Alabi Isama

 

#2. The barber fixing his client. 

Lagos Life

Photos: Alabi Isama

 

#3. The happy salesman who has the catchy keywords

Lagos Life

Photos: Alabi Isama

 

#4. The tired LAWMA cleaner who has spent the day cleaning on the highway

Lagos Life

Photos: Alabi Isama

 

#5. The child hawker who’s selling his wares and trying to be done for the day.

Lagos Life

Photos: Alabi Isama

 

#6. The barista who’s at the coffee shop.

Lagos Life

Photos: Alabi Isama

 

#7. The roadside vulcanizer you meet when your car could really use a fix

Lagos Life

Photos: Alabi Isama

 

#8. The early morning joggers

Lagos Life

Photos: Alabi Isama

 

#9. Different people with different missions on the bridge

Lagos Life

Photos: Alabi Isama

 

#10. Nightlife in the city. Dancers and life music 

Lagos Life

Photos: Alabi Isama

 

#11. The suya man who’s getting ready for the evening parole

Lagos Life

Photos: Alabi Isama

Via: OmgVoice